Distance from Samoa to Australia

Name Samoa Australia
Country flag Flag of Samoa Flag of Australia
Country ISO code WS / WSM AU / AUS
Continent Oceania Oceania
Continent code OC OC
Capital Apia Canberra
Total cities 116 5609
Cost of living Cost of living in Samoa Cost of living in Australia
DD coordinates -13.758311 / -172.104768 -26.439092 / 133.281323
DMS coordinates -13°45'29.92" S / -172°06'17.16" W -26°26'20.73" S / 133°16'52.76" E
UTM coordinates 2L 380565.03888586 8478729.170016 53J 328627.65305561 7074543.4108587
Time zone Pacific/Apia Australia/Canberra
Airports Airports in Samoa: 3 Airports in Australia: 1749
Straight distance from Samoa to Australia is 5832 kilometers (3624 miles).
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There are many ways to find how far is Samoa from Australia, the distance calculated in kilometers and miles by Haversine formula - distance between coordinates: -13.758311 / -172.104768 (WS) and -26.439092 / 133.281323 (AU).


Find out the distance from Samoa to Australia using our online calculator to plan your trip with maximum comfort, understanding the WS to AU distance is also helpful for choosing the most suitable mode of transport.

To learn an answer to the question "How far is Samoa from Australia?", enter the countries names or opt for our list of cities for each destination. Geographically, your departure coordinates are -13.758311 / -172.104768 while you arrive at -26.439092 / 133.281323. The calculator shows the shortest distance between WS and AU and illustrates the route as a straight line on the map.

So, how far is it from Samoa to Australia? The distance is 5832 km / 3624 mil, and it displays remoteness based on the haversine formula, which factors in the spherical shape of the Earth for more precise results.

Also, the service will show you how many hours from Samoa to Australia by air, car and other modes of transport according to the average speed of each transportation type. For example, the flight time is 6 hours, 56 minutes while the IATA country codes are (WS to AU).

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Travel time by different modes of transport

Depart from Samoa (WS)
Arrives in Australia (AU)
Samoa to Australia distance 5832 km / 3624 mil
Avg car duration 64 hours, 47 minutes (90 km/h)
Avg bus duration 97 hours, 11 minutes (60 km/h)
Avg train duration 58 hours, 18 minutes (100 km/h)
Avg flight duration 6 hours, 28 minutes (900 km/h)

* Estimated time when driving in a straight line at the same speed.

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People also ask - FAQ

The shortest way from WS and AU is 5832 kilometers = 3624 miles.
To get from WS to AU by plane, you need to travel 5832 kilometers = 3624 miles. With an average plane speed of 560 miles, the journey to AU will take about 6 hours, 28 minutes.
You’ll spend approximately 97 hours, 11 minutes travelling from Samoa (WS) to Australia (AU), but you also need to factor in possible stops for a night’s rest, food breaks, refueling your car, and others pauses.
Yes, you can travel to Samoa from Australia provided that the entry regulations are met.